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The Talent Development Program would like to acknowledge TD adoptee Alexander Jimenez. After being awarded with several scholarships Alex will be studying in Taiwan next year at the National Taiwan University. Alex is currently employed as a Live-In Counselor for the Talent Development Program and is looking forward to our incoming scholars moving […]
The Talent Development Program would like to acknowledge the Multicultural Unity and Student Involvement Council (M.U.S.I.C.) for receiving the Robert Rainville Team for Excellence Award. The student organization M.U.S.I.C was awarded this honor based on their work to educate college students about issues of racial and ethnic diversity in higher education. For the last three […]
Talent Development graduate Jarolyn Fernandez has recently been featured as a URI Big Thinker. Jarolyn was a triple major who obtained her bachelor degrees in Health Studies, Communication Studies, and Spanish. Jarolyn is an amazing and motivates scholar who we are beyond proud of. She exemplifies and epitomizes everything it means to be a member […]
The Talent Development Program would like to congratulate our graduating senior Temidayo ‘Dayo’ Akinjisola for his well deserved recognition as a URI Big Thinker. Dayo is a double major in political science and supply chain management, the president of the Multicultural Unity and Student Involvement Council; co-founder of the Diversifying Individuals Via Education (D.I.V.E) RI Conference; treasurer […]
On May 3, 2017 the University of Rhode Island hosted its Annual Honors Conference. The conference is an opportunity for scholars to showcase their capstone Honors projects through oral presentations and poster presentations. Talent Development would like to highlight some of our graduating scholars we had the pleasure of coming across at the event including […]
The Talent Development Program would like to highlight alum and retired Rhode Island State Police Trooper, John A’Vant who is now the president of the new organization called the Rhode Island Guardian Association. This new organization purpose is to promote issues and concerns of minority law enforcement officers in Rhode Island. They provide advocacy for […]
As so many of you have heard and inquired about, the University of Rhode Island recently completed a comprehensive review of its Talent Development Program. For more information on the results of the review, click here.
The Talent Development Program would like to take this time to congratulate TD Nation alumna; former TD Academic Advisor; current interim Director of URI’s Multicultural Student Services Center (MSSC), Karoline Oliveira for successfully completing doctorate in Educational Leadership from Johnson and Wales University, hence earning her the title Dr. Karoline Oliveira, Ed.D. Karoline was a […]
The Talent Development Program would like to highlight one of our alum on his most recent philanthropic initiative. One year ago Charles Yinusa and his team began their journey towards empowering youth through the strength of play. He asks that members of and friends of the TD Nation community come out and learn about their first […]
On behalf of the Stanton Family, the Talent Development Program would like to inform our community about the The Sierra Stanton Luncheon Fundraiser scheduled for Sunday, April 30, 2017. Sierra Stanton was a TD scholar who tragically lost her life in a car accident in 2013. The luncheon starts at 11:30 and continues to 4 […]
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